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Tuesday November 20th, 2018 day edition

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The German government says it has halted previously approved arms exports to Saudi Arabia amid the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Germany said a month ago it wouldn’t approve any new weapons exports to Saudi Arabia, but left open what would happen with already approved contracts.

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Germany’s economy ministry oversees the authorization of arms exports.

Ministry spokesman Philipp Jornitz said Monday that “the German government is working with those who have valid authorizations with the result that there are currently no (weapons) exports from Germany to Saudi Arabia.”.

Also on Monday, Germany’s foreign minister said Berlin has banned 18 Saudi nationals from entering Europe’s border-free Schengen zone because they are believed connected to Khashoggi’s killing.

In Berlin his office said they can’t release the names due to German privacy protections. »

agnosticism | Definition, Beliefs, & History

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Huxley, as noted above, demanded that a thinker recognize and accept the limits of his knowledge.

Two sections of the Enquiry refer directly to these limits: “Of a Particular Providence and of a Future State” and “Of Miracles.” »

Administration Admits Border Deployment Was a $200 Million Election Stunt

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Another was that Americans could kiss their “beautiful” 401(k)s goodbye if Dems flipped just one chamber of the Congress.

The most elaborate by far, though, was about a migrant caravan made up of asylum-seekers approaching the U.S.-Mexico border.

In other words, the president spent millions in taxpayer dollars on a stunt that failed completely. »

Farewell to the Steam Link, the best wireless HDMI gadget ever made

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Over the past couple years, it seemed like PC gaming juggernaut Valve couldn’t give away the gadget fast enough, charging as little as $2.50 for the $50 gadget on sale.

(Valve says the Steam Link is already selling out around the world, and when it’s gone, it’s gone.).

I’ve asked Valve if it can provide lifetime sales numbers for the Steam Link, and I’ll update this post if I get a reply. »